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Claiming Space: Voices of Urban Aboriginal Youth looks at the diverse ways urban Aboriginal youth are asserting their identity and affirming their relationship to both urban spaces and ancestral territories....

A screening of the classic film The Puppet Master by Hsiao Hsien, based on the memoirs of Li Tian-lu, Taiwan’s most celebrated puppeteer. ...

A panel of experts will discuss the historical context underlying the sophisticated blending of ideas, cultures, and technologies in Taiwanese performative arts. ...

This exhibition features over 80 Afro-Cuban artworks collected by Chris and Marina von Christierson. It explores the ties that link the histories and cultures of Cuba and Africa, and includes works that reflect controversial and conflicting aspects of the Cuban national reality that continue to...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]MOA is pleased to launch Spotlight Taiwan, a new initiative that focuses on Taiwan’s complex and multicultural identity. For the next four years, MOA will explore Taiwanese culture as expressed through its performing arts, religions, living cultural representatives, and highly innovative heritage institutions. Spotlight Taiwan is made...

In 1949, the Cuban writer and ethno-musicologist, Alejo Carpentier (1904 – 1980), coined the term the “marvellous real” to describe a particular kind of magic realism that is manifest in the arts and everyday life of Latin America. ...

Works of art in the exhibition focus on basic Buddhist concepts and images, and reflect the purpose of Buddhist art: why it is made, who made it, for whom, and how it is used; for example, in teaching, facilitating meditation, gaining merit, and for devotional...